Agonizing wrist pain that leads to tingling in your hands and arms could be a sign of carpal tunnel syndrome. Before this compressed nerve issue starts affecting your work and daily life, schedule a thorough evaluation at New Hampshire Regenerative Center LLC. The chiropractic and regenerative specialists at this Manchester, New Hampshire-based practice have several solutions for helping you manage and resolve carpal tunnel discomfort. Book your exam online or over the phone.
You have a narrow passageway that runs through all of the small bones in your wrist. This is your carpal tunnel. This tunnel isn’t empty though; it’s filled with connective tissues and nerves that help your hands function.
When one of those nerves, like the median, ulnar, or radial nerves, becomes inflamed or compressed, you start feeling discomfort. Carpal tunnel syndrome can occur because of:
Plus if you’ve been through any sort of wrist trauma or injury, such as a wrist fracture, your risk of developing carpal tunnel syndrome increases.
You can develop carpal tunnel in one or both wrists, although usually it most commonly occurs in your dominant hand’s wrist. Generally, you can tell that you have carpal tunnel if you experience:
For some carpal tunnel syndrome sufferers, pain radiates from your wrist, all the way up to your arms. Because carpal tunnel syndrome can drastically impact your quality of life, it’s important to have an evaluation and get started on therapy at New Hampshire Regenerative Center LLC right away.
Resolving carpal tunnel pain includes a combination of therapies to help your nerve heal, as well as learning lifestyle changes and preventive techniques. During your evaluation at New Hampshire Regenerative Center LLC, the team starts building your individualized care plan, which may include:
Your dedicated practitioner can also spend time teaching you stretches and exercises you can do throughout the day to relieve pressure on your carpal tunnel. They can teach you about what you need to do to prevent future issues, like using a wrist support at the keyboard.
You have plenty of options for carpal tunnel pain relief at New Hampshire Regenerative Center LLC. Schedule your evaluation online, or call the office directly.